Contact: Marcus Sandifer
Phone: (903) 799-1306
Date: Aug. 28, 2020
Twenty-eight intersections in Northeast Texas will have improvements made to their traffic control systems during the coming year, according to plans approved in August by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).
“We will be making various upgrades to the signal lights at all 28 intersections. Many of these will include adding a flashing yellow arrow for left turns,” said Rebecca Wells, Director of Transportation Operations for TxDOT in Atlanta.
Intersections scheduled for improvements are:
In Bowie County at:
In Camp County at:
In Cass County at:
In Harrison County at:
In Morris County at:
In Panola County at:
In Upshur County at:
Highway Intelligent Traffic Solutions, Inc. of Cedar Hill, TX was awarded the contract for these traffic control projects with a bid of $526,434.
"Work on the projects should begin in November of this year and take about eight months to complete", Wells said.
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